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New Proposed Out-of-state Tuition Rate for Professional Master's Program

We are pleased to announce the that university will be charging a special out-of-state tuition rate for the Master's in Forensics Toxicology & Analytical Genetics program, pending approval of the Board of...

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Posted - May 23Read More

Yulan Sun's Memorial Outstanding Graduate Student Awardee - Dr. Marisa Kamelgarn

The Yulan Sun's Memorial Outstanding Graduate Student Award recognizes graduate students for overall outstanding achievement in the graduate program. The Department of Toxicology & Cancer Biology is...

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Posted - Apr 22Read More

Congratulations, James Drury! Judges Choice Award winner for the CCTS 1-Minute Poster Pitch 14th Annual UK CCTS Spring Conference

Congratulations to doctoral student James Drury on winning the Judges Choice award for CCTS 1-Minute Poster Pitch 14th Annual UK CCTS Spring Conference, April 15, 2019. James Drury with his mentor Dr. Kate...

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Posted - Apr 22Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Marisa Kamelgarn!

We are pleased to congratulate Marisa Kamelgarn who successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation today. Congratulations Dr. Kamelgarn and congratulations to Dr. Haining Zhu for his excellent mentorship and the...

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Posted - Mar 22Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Marco De Freitas Clementino!

Dear Colleagues, we are pleased to congratulate Marco De Freitas Clementino who successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation today. Congratulations Dr. Freitas Clementino and congratulations to Dr. Joy Zhang...

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Posted - Mar 8Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Anye Wamucho!

We are pleased to congratulate Anye Wamucho, who successfully defended his PhD dissertation on February 21, 2019. We would also like to congratulate and acknowledge Dr. Olga Tysusko for her excellent...

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Posted - Feb 21Read More

UK Study Shows Promise Toward Prevention of Melanoma

In a study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, a team of University of Kentucky researchers led by Stuart Jarrett, Ph.D., and Dr. John D’Orazio have discovered specific protein interactions that...

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Posted - Jan 15Read More

Welcome our new Administrative Support Associate!

We are pleased to introduce our new Administrative Support Associate, Ms. Catherine Park. Hailing from New Jersey, she attended Rutgers University and earned a bachelor's degree in history. She is relatively...

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Posted - Jan 11Read More

Dr. Mary Vore to present the 2019 Norman Weiner Lecture

Dr. Mary Vore from the University of Kentucky to present the 2019 Norman Weiner Lecture. This lecture was established in memory of Dr. Norman Weiner, past ASPET President and chair of the Department of...

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Posted - Jan 10Read More

Daret St. Clair Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from International Society

University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center researcher Daret St. Clair, Ph.D., has been named the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient from the Society for Redox Biology and Medicine (SfRBM). St. Clair...

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Posted - Nov 27Read More

Liu Joins Markey as Chair of Toxicology and Cancer Biology

Renowned biochemist Xiaoqi Liu, Ph.D., has been named chair of the University of Kentucky Department of Toxicology and Cancer Biology.Liu’s research involves the molecular mechanisms that cause cancer with the...

Tags - Toxicology and Cancer Biology, Markey Cancer Center

Posted - Oct 25Read More

We are excited to welcome our new department Chair, Xiaoqi Liu, PhD

A former professor of biochemistry at Purdue University, Dr. Liu is a graduate of Peking University in Beijing and received his doctorate from Washington State University. He has been published more than 80...

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Posted - Oct 3Read More

Andrew Hitron successfully defends his Ph.D. dissertation

Congratulations, Andrew Hitron, who successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation this afternoon. Congratulations to Dr. Xianglin Shi for his excellent mentorship and the committee members (Drs. St Clair, HS...

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Posted - Aug 27Read More

2018 IBS Orientation was held Friday, August 10th

Presentations and conversations.Welcome to four of our new TOX students!

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Posted - Aug 14Read More

St. Clair Selected 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

(SfRBM) July 15, 2018 - SfRBM's Senior Awards Committee has announced that the recipient of the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award is Daret St. Clair, Ph.D., of the University of Kentucky.Dr. St. Clair's career...

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Posted - Jul 26Read More

Congratulations to our faculty on their advancement

The Department of Toxicology and Cancer Biology is proud to announce the promotion of Dr. Zhou Zhang to full Professor and Dr. Qiou Wei to Associate Professor with Tenure. Congratulations on your advancement...

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Posted - Jul 3Read More